Charles T. "Charlie" Wilcox, age 74 of Clairton, passed away at home on Thursday, May 10, 2018. Born September 22, 1943 in Camden, NJ, he was a son of the late Harry Norman Wilcox and Alice (Burchett) Hess.
A retired driver for the Port Authority of Allegheny County, Charlie was a US Navy Veteran of the Vietnam War, a member of Wilson Presbyterian Church, a graduate of the Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics, and a member of the Mild II Wild Car and Truck Club: where they knew him as "Cobra." He is survived by his wife Margaret "Peg" Wilcox; his children Kenneth (Jennifer) Wilcox of Scott Twp. and Lynn (Jason) Pollock of Jefferson Hills; his grandchildren Samantha Merz and Anna Wilcox; his sister-in-law Sandy Haid of Pittsburgh; his niece Julie Haid; and other nieces and nephews. There is no visitation scheduled for Charlie. Friends are invited to a committal service and US Navy Honors on Monday, May 14, 2018 at 1 PM in the chapel at Round Hill Cemetery, Elizabeth Twp. with Pastor Ben Robinson officiating. Arrangements by the A.J. Bekavac Funeral Home, 555 5th. St., Clairton, PA 15025 (412-233-5700.) www.bekavacfuneralhome.com
Originally published May 11, 2018.